Scott Balentine

Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

With an impressive tenure of 23 years in healthcare IT, Scott Balentine stands at the forefront of integrating and enhancing healthcare resilience. Currently, he is instrumental in shaping the future of healthcare IT resilience as the Resilience Manager at Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, a role that testifies to his profound expertise and commitment to the field.

In addition to this critical role, Balentine brings a multifaceted perspective to healthcare operations as the Director of Operations for the Memphis Center for Mindful Living. Here, he combines his in-depth knowledge of IT with a nuanced understanding of healthcare operations, ensuring that the center remains at the cutting edge of both technology and patient care. Further diversifying his portfolio, Balentine also serves as the Chief Financial Officer for The Walled Garden, where his financial acumen and strategic planning skills are instrumental in driving the organization’s growth and stability.

His academic background is equally impressive, holding a Project Management Professional (PMP) certification, a Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP) credential, and a Certified Cyber Resilience Professional (CCRP) designation. These certifications underscore his commitment to excellence and continuous learning in the rapidly evolving field of healthcare IT and resilience. In 2014, he earned an MBA, further enhancing his strategic and operational capabilities. Currently, he is expanding his expertise by pursuing a Master of Health Administration (MHA), a testament to his dedication to leading and innovating in healthcare resilience.

As a seasoned professional with a comprehensive blend of skills, experience, and academic achievements, Balentine is uniquely positioned to lead discussions on the integration and enhancement of healthcare resilience and promises to offer invaluable insights and strategies for advancing resilience in the healthcare sector.